Valentina Spatz is a Senior Counsel at KNOETZL.
Valentina is a seasoned Austrian lawyer who specializes in litigation work with a particular focus on significant construction-related disputes, an area in which she has played a major, first-chair role and has garnered a significant reputation for many years. Architectural, engineering and construction-firm clients routinely turn to Valentina for her technical skill, effective advocacy in their disputed matters, and for her notable winning record. She also regularly advises on matters of real estate and labor law, both within the construction-engineering-architecture arena, and well beyond. She routinely represents clients in liability disputes ranging from such varied sources as coverage under, and breach of, performance and financial guarantees, to medical malpractice.
Prior to joining KNOETZL Valentina was a partner in a major Austrian business law firm and acted as managing director of a real property management company.
Valentina holds law and postgraduate degrees from the Law Faculty of the University of Vienna and the University of Salzburg, and has been engaged as a lecturer at the Austrian Chamber of Architects and Engineers since 2007.